Information about Muckanagh

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Muckanagh Village
Muckanagh North Boundary Sketch Map
Muckenwagh Co. Alphabet List
Muccanagh Denis H. Kelly, Esq.
Muckanagh North Francis Madden, Esq.
Muckanagh North Honble. Gonville Ffrench
Muckanagh North Honble. Martin Ffrench
Muckenagh Inq. Temp. Eliz.
Muckenagh Inq. Temp. Iac. I.
Muckanaugh Larkin's Co. Map
It consists of a great number of small houses all in bad repair - the inhabitants live miserably.
Is situated on the eastern part of the townland of Muckanagh North.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Muckanagh is in Muckanagh North townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Below is a link to the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website. It displays the original OS map that was created in the 1840s.
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Information from the National Monuments Service.
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You can use this link to view a map of archaelogical features.
This link brings you to a website wherein you will have to search for your townland.
Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service